Public Spaces Ablaze

A fire in a public building can be devastating. It can spread so fast and the area can become toxic and disorienting. Where possible choose Fire Retardant materials to minimise the danger, such as IKO #Prevent insulating and waterproofing membranes.
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Understanding and mitigating the effects of the ‘Fire Triangle’ This image of a factory fire was taken by The Herald in 2012. It give you an idea of the threat to any business of a fire on the...

Understanding and mitigating the effects of the ‘Fire Triangle’ This image of a factory fire was taken by The Herald in 2012. It give you an idea of the threat to any business of a fire on the...

What options do you have for waterproofing heritage (or any old wooden) structures? Several years back, fire services were called to a fire at a historic homestead in Hawkes Bay. What they found when...

What options do you have for waterproofing heritage (or any old wooden) structures? Several years back, fire services were called to a fire at a historic homestead in Hawkes Bay. What they found when...

Such an unnecessary thing to have a school burn down due to a bad choice of product. I wrote about the dangers of using torch-on membranes on older wooden structures just a month or so ago (read “A Burning Question” here)! There’s no excuse for using naked flames in this situation – it is reckless! …

Such an unnecessary thing to have a school burn down due to a bad choice of product. I wrote about the dangers of using torch-on membranes on older wooden structures just a month or so ago (read “A Burning Question” here)! There’s no excuse for using naked flames in this situation – it is reckless! …

500 students may be bused to nearby Osoyoos in aftermath; school's south and east wings destroyed, as well as historic auditorium

500 students may be bused to nearby Osoyoos in aftermath; school's south and east wings destroyed, as well as historic auditorium

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Vacant Amboy School burned down as part of Clark County Fire District 10 training

An early Sunday morning fire has destroyed an elementary school in Vancouver, Wash.

An early Sunday morning fire has destroyed an elementary school in Vancouver, Wash.

The fire service is at the scene of a large fire at the former Petone College building in Lower Hutt this evening

The fire service is at the scene of a large fire at the former Petone College building in Lower Hutt this evening

The fire service is urging every New Zealander to ask their neighbour if they have a working smoke alarm

The fire service is urging every New Zealander to ask their neighbour if they have a working smoke alarm


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Waitakere Civic Centre | Architectus

Flexjoint products used in the remedial waterproofing of Aotea Square, Auckland NZ

Flexjoint products used in the remedial waterproofing of Aotea Square, Auckland NZ

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38 The Parc, Auckland, photograph courtesy of Nuralite.jpg

When it comes to road repairs, particularly on arterial routes, efficiency is everything. Apart from the risk of damage caused to road-users by poorly maintained paving, there’s usually a high cost in...

When it comes to road repairs, particularly on arterial routes, efficiency is everything. Apart from the risk of damage caused to road-users by poorly maintained paving, there’s usually a high cost in...

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▶ Time lapse Aotea sq re-roof - YouTube

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February 2016. Neuchatel NZ Limited, best known for it’s innovative construction waterproofing solutions including IKO Permalite mastic asphalt, and IKO Prevent fire-retarding waterproof membranes,...

February 2016. Neuchatel NZ Limited, best known for it’s innovative construction waterproofing solutions including IKO Permalite mastic asphalt, and IKO Prevent fire-retarding waterproof membranes,...

When Murrays Bay Sailing Club put their washing area above their boat storage, they needed a long lasting waterproofing system to insure the integrity of their building. Check out the video we made of...

When Murrays Bay Sailing Club put their washing area above their boat storage, they needed a long lasting waterproofing system to insure the integrity of their building. Check out the video we made of...

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